I feel like I should say I don't like to toot my own horn. But, if I don't toot it who will? December and January were very busy months for me and February is definitely going to be busy. You should always be working outside your personal and professional comfort zones.
Last month, a DZone editor reached out to me asking to write a piece for the DZone DevOps: Continuous Delivery and Automation guide. This was my first true writing assignment. It was a tremendous learning experience. I banged out an article relating to my recent speaking engagements. A copy of the PDF is being kept here for posterity.